Legal Notice of Decision
USDA - Forest Service - Manti-La Sal
Sanpete Ranger District, Juab County, Utah
Sunroc Corporation Chicken Creek
On December 19, 2012 Forest Supervisor Allen Rowly decided to
withdraw the Sunroc Corporation Chicken Creek Gypsum Mine project
Record of Decision signed October 17, 2012. On March 22, 2013 Forest
Supervisor Allen Rowley approved a new Record of Decision for the
Sunroc Corporation Chicken Creek Gypsum Mine project. This project
will expand Sunroc Coporation's mining operations at the East and West
mines. The East Mine is currently operating on private land that
adjoins the Forest and would expand onto National Forest System (NFS)
lands in Section 34, Township 14 South, Range 1 East. The Lower West
Mine is currently operating on NFS lands within the Levan Peak
Inventoried Roadless Area (IRA) and on adjoining private land. The
proposed Upper West Mine is located wholly within the IRA on NFS lands
in Section 4, Township 15 South, Range 1 East.
Copies of the Record of Decision or further information about this
decision can be obtained from Karl Boyer during normal office hours
(weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) at the Manti-La Sal National
Forest, 599 W. Price River Drive, Price, UT 84501 (Tel# 435-636-3551;
fax# 435-637-4940) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional
information about this decision can also be found on the Internet at
under Sunroc Corporation Chicken Creek Gypsum Mine.
This decision is not subject to appeal under 36 CFR 215.12. Since no
comments expressing concerns were received from the public, or only
supportive comments were received during the Draft Environmental
Impact Statement comment period, this decision is not subject to
appeal. Implementation may begin after complying with the time frames
and publication requirements described in 40 CFR 1506.10(b)(2).
Published in the Sun Advocate March 28, 2013.
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